Lisa Fancher, Iroquois County Clerk, has announced petition circulation for established parties and filing dates for the March 20, 2012 Primary Election.
Candidates for established parties began circulating nominating petitions on September 6, 2011. The filing dates for the March 20, 2012 Primary are November 28- December 5, 2011 for established party candidates. The County Clerk’s office will be accepting filings from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday. On the last day, Monday, December 5th, the office will be open until 5:00 p.m. to accept filings.
Federal officers to be nominated at the March Primary are President of the United States, Representatives in Congress, State Senators and Representatives in the General Assembly. Supreme, Appellate and Circuit Judges will also be nominated to fill vacancies, if required.
Officers to be elected at the March 20, 2012 Primary are Delegates and Alternate Delegates.
County officers to be nominated are Circuit Clerk, State’s Attorney, Coroner, and County Board Members. All precinct committeemen are elected at the Primary.
For further information, please contact the County Clerk’s Office at 815-432-6960.